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The Resource Student's guide to writing college papers, Kate L. Turabian

Student's guide to writing college papers, Kate L. Turabian

Label
Student's guide to writing college papers
Title
Student's guide to writing college papers
Statement of responsibility
Kate L. Turabian
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides students with directions and guidelines for writing research papers, covering such topics as finding useful sources, writing a first draft, presenting evidence in tables and figures, revising, and writing the introduction and conclusion
Member of
Dewey number
808/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2369
LC item number
.T8 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing
Label
Student's guide to writing college papers, Kate L. Turabian
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This book 'repurposes' the ideas, principles, and practical wisdom in two earlier guides . . . The craft of research (3rd ed., 2008) and the Turabian guide to theses and dissertations (A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations, 7th ed., 2007)."--Preface, p. [ix]
  • First through third editions published with title: Student's guide for writing college papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-273) and index
Contents
What researches do and how they think about it -- Finding a research question -- Planning for an answer -- Finding useful sources -- Engaging sources -- Planning your argument -- Planning a first draft -- Drafting your paper -- Quoting, paraphrasing, and summarizing sources -- Preventing plagiarism -- Presenting evidence in tables and figures -- Revising your draft -- Writing your final introduction and conclusion -- Revising sentences -- Learning from your returned paper -- On the spirit of research -- Citations -- Chicago style -- MLA style -- APA style -- Spelling: plurals, possessives, and hyphenation -- Punctuation -- Titles, names, and numbers
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
  • 4th ed. /
  • rev. by Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, and the University of Chicago Press editorial staff.
Extent
xiv, 281 p.
Isbn
9780226816319
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009031583
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Student's guide to writing college papers, Kate L. Turabian
Publication
Note
  • "This book 'repurposes' the ideas, principles, and practical wisdom in two earlier guides . . . The craft of research (3rd ed., 2008) and the Turabian guide to theses and dissertations (A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations, 7th ed., 2007)."--Preface, p. [ix]
  • First through third editions published with title: Student's guide for writing college papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-273) and index
Contents
What researches do and how they think about it -- Finding a research question -- Planning for an answer -- Finding useful sources -- Engaging sources -- Planning your argument -- Planning a first draft -- Drafting your paper -- Quoting, paraphrasing, and summarizing sources -- Preventing plagiarism -- Presenting evidence in tables and figures -- Revising your draft -- Writing your final introduction and conclusion -- Revising sentences -- Learning from your returned paper -- On the spirit of research -- Citations -- Chicago style -- MLA style -- APA style -- Spelling: plurals, possessives, and hyphenation -- Punctuation -- Titles, names, and numbers
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
  • 4th ed. /
  • rev. by Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, and the University of Chicago Press editorial staff.
Extent
xiv, 281 p.
Isbn
9780226816319
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009031583
Other physical details
ill.

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